While we’re waiting for fall colors (there’s still only a few hints here and there), Judie Yamamoto brought her color-and-weave theories to class last week. The patterns in the woven fabric reflect the light and dark contrasts in the yarn and here are some of the lovely results… It seems willow and chairs go together well at Sievers…literally. Starting on Friday afternoon at 2:00pm with the bundled materials, in just a few short hours, with the help of instructors Ken and Michelle Workowski, the frames for all eleven chairs were ready for the next step. It only took until Saturday evening at 5:30 for the first chair to be done, with the rest finished at about 8:30pm after […]
It could be “Local Color” using natural materials in class with Donna Kallner or bright rainbow colors in Judith Yamamoto’s “Japanese Temari Techniques” from this past week. Of course, we like both! Now, enter the Temari studio. (You can leave your shoes on.) Currently, we have beads and table looms in classes taught by Diane Fitzgerald and Nancy Frantz. We still have color, but have added sparkles and shuttles!